Master Program in Economics
The MSc program in Economics will equip you to address challenging economic problems and provide you with excellent tools to pursue careers in both the public and private sector.
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Choosing SSE keeps your doors open. The school has a good reputation and you will have wonderful time!
MSc in Economics, 1st year
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Why did you choose SSE and your specific program?
Studying economics was an obvious choice for me, as I did my Bachelor's degree in economics. I am interested in societal issues and to learn how the economy functions in the best possible way to benefit people. Choosing the SSE was also easy for me. It offers a high quality two-year-program and highly motivated fellow students and faculty members around you.
What is your favorite part about being at SSE?
The best part about being at SSE is the people around you. I have got to know fantastic people from all around the world. They are motivated to learn but also fun and interesting.
Why would you encourage others to apply to SSE?
Choosing SSE keeps your doors open. It has a good reputation and you will have wonderful time!
The program puts an emphasis on problem-solving skills that can be applied in a wide variety of settings and offers an invaluable start to your career. By using modern economic analysis and quantitative empirical methods we give you the tools to analyze complex real world problems in public policy making, as well as in private business and international organizations.
We offer two specializations:
The specializations in Applied Economic Analysis and International Economics have a joint intake. Once accepted, you choose your specialization after completing a common first semester.
The program is best suited for students with a strong undergraduate background in economics. It demands an excellent analytical ability and the ambition to put your work to the test with the very best people in the field. All courses are given in English by internationally renowned faculty.
You will be equipped to address challenging economic problems. By means of modern economic analysis and quantitative empirical methods it will give you the tools to analyze complex real world problems in public policy making as well as in private business and in international organizations. If you are looking to start your career with a deep understanding of economics, this is where to begin.